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2013-05-21 10:38:03

Entanglement, by general consensus of physicists, is the weirdest part of quantum science.

2012-07-13 10:48:56

Theoretical physicist Filippo Miatto and colleagues from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, have found a new method of reliably assessing the information contained in photon pairs used for applications in cryptography and quantum computing.

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2008-03-24 14:45:00

The record for the most amount of information sent by a single photon has been broken by researchers at the University of Illinois.

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2007-06-12 11:35:00

A team of European scientists has proved conclusively that photons remain entangled over a distance of 144 kilometers, through the atmosphere and into space.


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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.